Bloggers, the new fourth estate?

“It’s probably the biggest expansion of government oversight that we’ll ever have,” says Thomas Schatz of Citizens Against Government Waste, one of the groups pioneering the effort. “It will turn every American into a watchdog.”

Read ‘Blogosphere’ spurs government oversight from the USA Today and peruse past entries on citizen journalism from  Whats New Media.

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